Peter Brown Family History

Will of William Mills 1746


Name Place Date
Date Proved Ref. Main People Identified Fam Grp
Transcript or Copy: readability
William Mills (Miles) East Grinstead, Sx 24/04/1746 07/07/1746   Wife: Anne (executor)
Witnesses: David Dudley  Edwd. Green

The following is a transcription of the will provided from the SFHG library - Transcribed by Elizabeth Gardiner - November 2007
(Note: I have inserted some line breaks to aide readability)

In the name of God Amen  I William Miles of East Grinstead in the County of Sussex Plummer being weak in body but of sound and perfect mind and memory do make and ordain this my last will and Testament in manner following (that is to say)
I give and bequeath unto my loving wife Ann all my goods Stock in Trade Debts ready money and all other my goods Chattels and estate whatsoever and do constitute and appoint my said loving wife Ann full and sole executrix of this my last will and testament  
In Witness whereof  I the said William Miles the testator have to this my last will and testament contained in one sheet of paper set my hand and seal the twenty fourth day of April one thousand seven hundred and fourty six
Viz  William Miles  Signed sealed published and declared by the said William Miles the Testator as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who have subscribed our hands as witnesses hereunto in the Testator’s presence and at his request
David Dudley  Edwd. Green

This will was served at London the seventh day of July in the yeare of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and fourty six before the worshipful Robert Chapman by oath of Ann Miles widow